(30 ILCS 105/24.2) (from Ch. 127, par. 160.2)
    Sec. 24.2. The item "operation of automotive equipment", when used in an appropriation act, means and includes all expenditures incurred in the operation, maintenance and repair of automotive equipment, including expenditures for motor fuel, tires, oil, repair parts and other articles which, except for the operation of this section, would be classified as "commodities" or "contractual services", but not including expenditures for the purchase or rental of equipment.
(Source: P.A. 84-428.)